Geeking Out Over TV, Film, Travel, and Tech Since 2002!
Home Entertainment It’s a Brand New Day in ‘The Wiz Live!’ Preview
It’s a Brand New Day in ‘The Wiz Live!’ Preview

It’s a Brand New Day in ‘The Wiz Live!’ Preview

0

[tps_header]The new look at The Wiz Live! features more cast members in costume than we’ve seen so far including first looks at Uzo Aduba, Queen Latifah, Common and more!

Those familiar with the twist on the classic tale will see that the new preview includes shots of Dorothy (Shanice Williams) in awe as she enters The Wiz’s palace, Evillene’s (bka The Wicked Witch of the West) slaves singing and dancing to “Brand New Day” and The Wiz herself making quite the grand entrance.

Watch the trailer and view the new cast photos now:


[/tps_header]

Pictured: Queen Latifah as The Wiz Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW
Pictured: Queen Latifah as The Wiz
Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW


Pictured: Uzo Aduba as Glinda the Good Witch Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW
Pictured: Uzo Aduba as Glinda the Good Witch
Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW


Pictured: Common as Bouncer Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW
Pictured: Common as Bouncer
Photo Credit: Paul Gilmore/NBC/EW

[tps_footer]
The Wiz Live! stars: newcomer Shanice Williams as Dorothy, Elijah Kelley as the Scarecrow, Ne-Yo as the Tinman and David Alan Grier as the Cowardly Lion.Queen Latifah as The Wiz, Mary J. Blige as Evillene, the Wicked Witch of the West; Uzo Aduba as Glinda, the Good Witch of the South; Amber Riley as Addaperle, the Good Witch of the North; Common as the Bouncer, and the original production’s Dorothy, Stephanie Mills, as Auntie Em.

Ease on down the road when The Wiz Live! airs Thursday, December 3 at 8/7c on NBC.

Photo Credit: EW/NBC
[/tps_footer]

Spread the Love
Jasmine Alyce

Jasmine is the Associate Editor/Reporter for FanBolt. She’s been obsessed with pop culture and entertainment news since the olden days of MTV’s ‘TRL’ and graduated in 2009 with her BA in Journalism. She’s a huge horror and sci-fi/fantasy fan and her favorite shows include: American Horror Story, Game of Thrones, Pretty Little Liars, Doctor Who, Bates Motel, Once Upon A Time and Scandal, to name a few.

LEAVE YOUR COMMENT

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Want to see more news like this? Follow us Facebook!